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6th Power & Electricity Conference & Exhibition

June 23 & 24, 2016 - Lusaka, Republic of Zambia

Running under the theme of “Mining & Energy on the Growth Path to Support and Grow the Zambian Economy” once again ZIMEC 2016 is expected to attract extensive industry and public sector participation. ZIMEC 2016 will provide a platform for attendees to face the challenges of falling commodity prices, changing regulatory environment, and finding sustainable ways to cut operational costs for existing projects.

Why attend ZIMEC 2016?

  • Unique platform for mining and energy companies looking to secure investment
  • Gain insights on projects
  • Energy Insight is proud to be an official media partner for this event.
  • Share experiences and best practices
  • Discover solutions and strategies to help cut costs
  • Meet new and credible project partners while reinforcing existing relations

The 6th Power & Electricity Conference & Exhibition will continue to be the strategic platform to exchange views and discuss issues pertinent to the progress and development of Zambia’s mining and energy sector.

Agenda Highlights

  • Zambia’s fiscal and economic development plans: Perspective from the Ministry of Finance
  • Insights on the risks and rewards on Zambia’s mining and energy investment from the Leading MDBs
  • Pipelinew of power generation projects: Perspectives and insights from ZESCO
  • Solar Plans: Clean & Green: Plans to increase solar power capacity: Senior representative ERB
  • Development plans and perspectives from Zambia’s leading IPP: Senior representative CEC
  • Funding for renewable energy projects: Senior representative IRENA
  • Reducing energy operational costs by 10% – Optimizing air and ventilation systems
  • Waste heat to Power – Designing a WHP system to produce 32 MW of reliable electricity on a 300,000 tons of copper anodes per year smelter
  • Doing more with less: Increasing efficiency and productivity
  • Global executive key note address: Achieving Energy Security in Zambia


  • Hon M. Christopher Yaluma, Minister of Mines, Energy & Water Development, Republic of Zambia
  • Maureen Jangulo Dlamini, CEO, Zambia Chamber of Mines
  • Steven Din, CEO, Konkola Copper Mines Plc
  • Scott Lowe, CEO, Intrepid Mines Zambia
  • Johan Jansen, CEO, Mopani Copper Mines Zambia
  • Siforiano S Banda, Head, Zambia Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative
  • Vincent Nyirenda, Director, Copperbelt Energy Corporation
  • Matt Pascall, Director of Operations, First Quantum Minerals
  • Bestty Phiri, Director Strategy and Corporate Services, Managing Director, ZESCO
  • Michael Phiri, Partner, KPMG

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